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Alison Lacey
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2009-10: Lacey concluded her career at Iowa State as the only player in school history and only the seventh player in the history of the Big 12 Conference to record 1,500 points, 500 rebounds and 500 assists in a career ... she also became just the second Cyclone in school history to record a triple-double, posting 19 points, 13 assists and 11 rebounds in the win over Iowa, which resulted in Big 12 Player of the Week accolades ... led the nation in assist-to-turnover ratio for the majority of the campaign and ranked second (3.0) to end the season ... ranked ninth in NCAA Division I assists with 6.2 per contest ... scored in double figures 25 times ... ranked ninth in Big 12 scoring with 15.8 points per contest ... was an unanimous pick by league coaches to the All-Big 12 First Team ... was a finalist for the Nancy Lieberman Award for the nationís top point guard and an All-America honorable mention pick by The Associated Press and the WBCA ranked sixth in ISU career scoring with 1,620 points ... third in ISU career assists with 528 ... 11th in career rebounds with 578 ... second in career free-throw percentage, hitting at an 83.3 percent clip ... fifth in career three-pointers with 240 ... was responsible for 43.8 percent of Iowa Stateís points, either by scoring or assisting, in final season ... posted 12 points and seven assists in NCAA Second Round come-from-behind win over Green Bay ... posted seven double-doubles in addition to her triple-double as a senior ... posted 32 points, including 18 straight, in win at Colorado ... tallied 20 points, 11 rebounds and six assists, in addition to hitting three-pointer to send game into overtime in win at then-No. 20 Texas ... added 23 points, four rebounds and three assists vs. Big 12 Champion Nebraska ... scored 22 points, including game-clinching free throws, in win at Kansas. 2008-09: Named an All-Big 12 honorable-mention pick ... became 21st player in school history to join the 1,000-point club ... ranked 31st in NCAA Division I in assist-to-turnover ratio ... scored in double figures 18 times and reached the 20-point mark five times ... scored a season-high 29 points, including the final go-ahead three-pointer, to go with three rebounds, four assists, and two steals in the NCAA Sweet Sixteen win over Michigan State ... went 5-of-6 from long range for 25 points and nine rebounds in Big 12 quarterfinal win over No. 23 Texas ... hit six treys, tallying 18 points, five rebounds and five assists in NCAA win over East Tennessee State ... knocked down five three-pointers for 20 points at home vs. Nebraska. 2007-08: Led the Cyclones in scoring and ranked 12th in the league with 14.2 points per game ... ranked 26th nationally and led the conference in three-point field-goal percentage, hitting long-range bombs at a 40.7 percent clip ... finished with double-figure scoring in 26 games ... named Big 12 Player of the Week on Feb. 11, after averaging 23 points, six rebounds and five assists in wins over Texas Tech and Missouri ... went 9-of-13 from three-point range and 13-of-20 from the field for a career-high 35 points against Michigan ... hit a running layup and was fouled for a conventional three-point play with four seconds left to defeat No. 15 Kansas State in the Big 12 quarterfinals ... earned double-double with 13-point, 10-assist effort in the win over Colorado in the Big 12 Championship ... had 14 points, 10 rebounds and seven assists vs. Missouri ... dished out a season-high 10 assists vs. Pepperdine and matched that effort against Colorado in the Big 12 Championship. 2006-07: Played in all 35 contests and started 21 ... scored in double figures 13 times ... scored a season-high 25 points, including a trey to put the Cyclones up for good, grabbed five rebounds and passed out three assists against Kansas State ... led ISU with 17 points on 4-of-5 shooting from three-point range in the Big 12 title game vs. Oklahoma ... had 14 points, including four treys, in ISUís Big 12 tourney win over Nebraska ... tallied 15 points, grabbed six rebounds and passed out four assists vs. Saint Louis ... in her collegiate debut, went 4-of-6 from three-point range for 12 points and nearly completed the double-double, grabbing a game-high nine rebounds against Cal State Fullerton.

Personal

  • Communication studies major
  • Full name is Alison Mavis Lacey
  • Born Dec. 26, 1987, in Canberra, Australia
  • Parents are Stephen and Lorraine Lacey
  • Has a twin brother (Mark) and a sister (Melissa)
  • Brother Mark played basketball at Des Moines Area Community College and has played semi-professionally in Australia
  • Career Transactions

    Selected by the Seattle Storm in the first round (10th pick overall) in the 2010 WNBA Draft.